HK government out of ideas

Whether or not street protests for democracy are a good idea, Hong Kong's government has lost the new generation and has no clue how to win it back.

HK government out of ideas

The problem with pro-government views in Hong Kong that see the street protests as unlawful and counterproductive is that they have no response to young people’s aspirations and fears.

Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee is a Hong Kong politician who supports the administration of Leung Chun-ying and defines the pro-democracy protesters first as lawbreakers.

Speaking yesterday at a debate with a fellow member of the territory’s Legislative Council, she argued...

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